At the foot of a tall building in downtown Rio de Janeiro, government workers line up for donated groceries, unable to buy their own because their salaries have not been paid.
Iraqi Christians filled the pews of the fire-scarred Mar Shimoni church in a town east of Mosul on Christmas Eve for the first service since its recapture from jihadists.
It was only an abstention, but it was a long time coming. With just weeks left in office, Barack Obama finally gave vent to his frustration with Israel.
President-elect Donald Trump indicated Friday he did not fear a new arms race and warned the United States would match any move by another country to boost its nuclear arsenal, in a spectacular new foray into foreign policy.1 Comment
It was once conventional wisdom in Washington that the prospect of assuming command of U.S. foreign relations would force Donald Trump to tone down the shoot-from-the-hip style of his campaign.1 Comment
More than just a trusted adviser, Kellyanne Conway earned the nickname "Trump Whisperer" on the U.S. presidential campaign trail for an uncanny ability to soothe and soften the brash real estate magnate.
Before Donald Trump has even arrived in the White House, Iran says the United States has already violated the nuclear deal and threatened to build atomic-powered ships in retaliation. Is the historic accord at risk?
The impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye has set off an early scramble among her potential successors, even before the final decision has been made to remove her from office.
It has been a record year for Italy's coastguard, with nearly 180,000 people rescued in the Mediterranean, longer days than ever before and, despite their efforts, thousands of victims.
In 2013, Donald Trump appeared poised to conquer a new frontier: Russia.